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... Matilda Ellen Bishop, first principal of the college (1887–1897) Dame Emily Penrose, second principal of the college (1898–1907) former Principal of Bedford College Principal of Somerville College, Oxford ... First principal of the merged college (1985–1990) Professor Norman Gowar (1990–2000) Sir Drummond Bone (2000–2002) currently Master of Balliol College, Oxford Professor ...
... Royal Holloway College, a women-only college, was founded by the Victorian entrepreneur Thomas Holloway in 1879 on the Mount Lee Estate in Egham ... The founding of the college was brought about after Holloway, seeking to fulfil a philanthropic gesture, began a public debate through The Builder regarding 'How best to ... Holloway later increased his original sum of money to half a million, and today, the campus is still best known for its original 600-bed building, known as the Founder's Building ...
... Royal Holloway, University of London (RHUL) is a constituent college of the University of London ... The college has three faculties, 18 academic departments, and about 9,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students from over 100 different countries ... by the Victorian entrepreneur and philanthropist Thomas Holloway ...
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